Language: German (Deutsch)
Wellen wiegen, Wogen schaukeln
Lieblich roth im Abendschein.
Ruhig gleitet unser Schiffchen,
Muntre Lieder schallen drein,
Schwebet über Silberfluthen
Leicht und schnell zum Ufer hin.
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Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Barcarole", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website: 2014-12-03.
Last modified: 2017-05-17 07:59:20
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Word count: 25
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Language: English after the German (Deutsch)
Waves rock, waves sway,
Beautifully red in the evening glow.
Our little boat glides quietly --
Merry songs ring out --
Wafts its way over the silvery floodwaters
Lightly and quickly toward the shore.
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Text added to the website: 2017-06-29.
Last modified: 2017-06-29 11:04:02
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